|Birth: ||Dec. 29, 1940|
|Death: ||Jun. 28, 2002|
Clair A. Goodman, Jr., age 61, of Indian Hill, Laceyville RR2, PA, passed away unexpectedly on Friday evening, June 28, 2002 at Tyler Memorial Hospital in Tunkhannock. He was born on Dec. 29, 1940 in Lock Haven, a son of Clair Goodman, Sr. and Elaine Haynes Goodman.
Clair was a 1958 graduate of Lock Haven High School, graduated in 1965 from the Lock Haven State Teachers College and received his Master's Degree from Clarkson University. From 1965 to 1968 he taught math and physics at Wyalusing Valley High School. Clair was an assistant coach for the high school football, wrestling and baseball teams. From 1968 to 1971 he was Assistant Principal and became Superintendent from 1974 until 1978 when he began working with the BLaST Intermediate Unit 17 and was the Executive Director for the last 18 years.
He was a member of Wyalusing Lodge No. 618, F&AM and was a former member, past president and treasurer of the Pennsylvania Association of Intermediate Unit Directors and a member of Broschart Lodge.
His hobbies included hunting, fly fishing and tying.
A loving father, he is survived by his dear companion, Karen Rush of Montoursville; three children, Kellie Goodman of Altoona, Krista Goodman of Wyalusing and Kirk Goodman of Vancouver, WA; a sister, Marilyn Karchner of Lock Haven; two granddaughters, Kathryn Clair DeVoir and Allyson Michelle DeVoir; an aunt and uncle, Dr. and Mrs. Jerry Navratil of Lock Haven, and two nieces.
A private family memorial service was held on Wednesday, July 3 at the McHenry Funeral Home, 106 Church St., Wyalusing. Friends and family are invited to call on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be directed to the Clair A. Goodman, Jr. Memorial Fund, c/o Peoples State Bank, PO Box 217, Wyalusing, PA 18853.
Bradford County Obituary Collection
Clair A Goodman (1913 - 1985)
Elaine E Goodman (1916 - 1973)
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